2016 Carving Competition Rules

East Carolina Wildlife Arts Festival

2016 Carving Competition  Rules, Fees, and Prizes

 

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Species Selections for 2016

 

Category

Species

Notes

NC Championship

 

Hooded Merganser Drake

Judged by IWCA Style Decoy Rules

Decorative Head Carving

 

Black Bellied Whistling Duck Drake

Pamlico Gunning Pairs

 

Marsh Ducks

Includes all species of marsh ducks

NC Songbirds

 

Songbirds typically found in North Carolina.

Songbirds include blackbirds, buntings, chickadees, creepers, crows, cuckoos, dippers, finches,flycatchers, gnatcatchers, goatsuckers, grosbeaks, hummingbirds, jays, kingfishers, kinglets, larks, nuthatches, orioles, parrots, pipits, shrikes, sparrows, starlings, swallows, swifts, tanagers, thrashers, thrushes, titmice, vireos, warblers, waxwings, woodpeckers, and wrens.A complete list of eligible species is available at the following link: http://www.ecwguild.com/songbirds-of-nc/